Dr. Rabeh Morrar

Dr. Rabeh Morrar
Director of Research - Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute (MAS)

He joined the Department of Economics at An-Najah National University, Palestine, as an Associate professor in Economics and in 2011 became the Head of the Economics Department until 2015. In 2019, he finished a postdoctoral degree in development economics from Northumbria University, UK. He is the Director of Research at the Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute (MAS) (2020-July 2023), and the head of scientific research committee in the Palestine Public School of Administration from 2022.

His current research interests include knowledge economy, public policy, labor economy, and development. Dr. Rabeh is a Fellow in many regional and international economic research associations including- the Economic Research Forum (ERF), Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS), and the Middle East Economic Association (MEEA). He published more than 30 articles in international peer-reviewed journals and many other reports and policy papers at local and international levels.

He earned his Ph.D. degree in Innovation Economy from Lille 1 University for Science and Technology, France (2011).